Category Archives: Victoria

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Victorian justice system broken, says alliance | The Australian (Paywall)

REOFFENDING is rising in Victoria, despite the big increase in imprisonment and expansion of prisons, a new study reveals. MORE…. via Victorian justice system broken, says alliance | The Australian.

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Victorian justice system broken, says alliance | The Australian (Paywall)

REOFFENDING is rising in Victoria, despite the big increase in imprisonment and expansion of prisons, a new study reveals. MORE…. via Victorian justice system broken, says alliance | The Australian.

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Port Phillip inmate stabbed | The Age

An inmate at Port Phillip Prison has been taken to hospital following a stabbing on Sunday. MORE…. via Port Phillip inmate stabbed.

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Port Phillip inmate stabbed | The Age

An inmate at Port Phillip Prison has been taken to hospital following a stabbing on Sunday. MORE…. via Port Phillip inmate stabbed.

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Barwon Prison explosives scare triggered by inmate with makeshift device | Herald Sun

A MAN who has strapped an explosive device to his body at Barwon Prison has been isolated in the exercise yard. The 44-year-old inmate, who is allegedly threatening to set himself on fire, is having “issues with his partner” according

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Barwon Prison explosives scare triggered by inmate with makeshift device | Herald Sun

A MAN who has strapped an explosive device to his body at Barwon Prison has been isolated in the exercise yard. The 44-year-old inmate, who is allegedly threatening to set himself on fire, is having “issues with his partner” according

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Labor promises guards for police station cells to put more cops on frontline | Herald Sun

A NEW form of prison guards will be hired to watch prisoners in police station cells under a Labor plan to get more police on the streets. Opposition Leader Daniel Andrews today announced a Labor government would spend $148.6 million

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Labor promises guards for police station cells to put more cops on frontline | Herald Sun

A NEW form of prison guards will be hired to watch prisoners in police station cells under a Labor plan to get more police on the streets. Opposition Leader Daniel Andrews today announced a Labor government would spend $148.6 million

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300 bed expansion at Marngoneet to support a safer community | Premier of Victoria

300 bed expansion at Marngoneet to support a safer community. Friday, 31 October 2014. Corrections Minister Edward ODonohue today officially announced the start of construction of a new 300-bed expansion at Marngoneet Correctional Centre, as the Napthine Government continues to

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300 bed expansion at Marngoneet to support a safer community | Premier of Victoria

300 bed expansion at Marngoneet to support a safer community. Friday, 31 October 2014. Corrections Minister Edward ODonohue today officially announced the start of construction of a new 300-bed expansion at Marngoneet Correctional Centre, as the Napthine Government continues to

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Christopher Dean Binse revives legal fight over Barwon & Marngoneet stabbings | Herald Sun

ARMED robber Christopher Dean Binse has revived an old lawsuit against the State of Victoria over his being stabbed in jail. Binse, dubbed “Badness”, is serving 14 years for a crime spree that ended in his firing at police during

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Christopher Dean Binse revives legal fight over Barwon & Marngoneet stabbings | Herald Sun

ARMED robber Christopher Dean Binse has revived an old lawsuit against the State of Victoria over his being stabbed in jail. Binse, dubbed “Badness”, is serving 14 years for a crime spree that ended in his firing at police during

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Tony Mokbel avoids assault charge over fellow prisoner’s broken nose | Herald Sun

GANGLAND boss Tony Mokbel will not be charged over an alleged attack on a fellow ­prisoner.Mokbel, 48, was accused of breaking the nose of the inmate at Barwon Prison in April. But the Herald Sun has been told the victim,

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Tony Mokbel avoids assault charge over fellow prisoner’s broken nose | Herald Sun

GANGLAND boss Tony Mokbel will not be charged over an alleged attack on a fellow ­prisoner.Mokbel, 48, was accused of breaking the nose of the inmate at Barwon Prison in April. But the Herald Sun has been told the victim,